HMRC Enquiries

Though common, tax investigations can be very unpleasant. At some point, most businesses will appear on HMRC’s radar. If you own or are legally connected to a business, you should expect to deal with HMRC enquiries at some point in your career. If your business is enquired into, you should prepare yourself by seeking expert help as soon as possible.

How can we help?

Sherlock & Co are experienced in dealing with all types of HMRC enquiries and are here to help you. Tax investigations can be scary and they often represent a real financial threat. We will fight your corner at every stage of the process, ensuring you get a fair and positive outcome.

Sherlock & Co have experience in and can assist with all sorts of HMRC enquiries including: 

  • VAT visits;
  • Employer compliance visits;
  • General HMRC disputes and investigations; 
  • Voluntary disclosures: 
  • Employment status enquiries; and
  • IR35 enquiries.

We will help you prepare for the investigation or a visit from HMRC. We will represent you in your communications and in negotiating any settlement with HMRC. Without representation from professional tax investigation specialists, you could end up paying more tax than necessary.

Call us on 0161 330 3067 for more information on how we can help you.

Why choose Sherlock & Co’s tax investigation specialists?

Defending an enquiry can be very expensive. To give our clients total peace of mind, Sherlock & Co offer a Tax Investigation Service that includes annual insurance which covers the costs of any defence. 

Our Tax Investigation Service covers costs of up to £100,000 for each claim with no excess payable. Sherlock & Co include (for free) the same level of cover for directors of companies and/or the individual partners of a business where the business subscribes to our Tax Investigation Service. 

Typical types of enquiry or compliance checks that are covered include:

  • Corporation Tax;
  • Self-Assessment;
  • PAYE and P11D;
  • National Insurance;
  • VAT;
  • Construction Industry Scheme (CIS);
  • National Minimum Wage;
  • Capital Gains Tax;
  • IR35; plus
  • Inheritance Tax and many more.

Our promise to clients

Our tax investigation advisors will take care to learn the details of your business and the industry it operates in, ensuring we always meet your expectations and deliver the best support possible.

We have been looking after our valued clients for over 40 years and have dealt with many tax investigation cases. We can take the stress out of HMRC investigations, ensuring you get the best possible outcome for your business.

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To find out how our expert team investigation accountants can help, please call us on 0161 330 3067 or complete an enquiry form.

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